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Georgiana Cray Bart, American Artist, educator. Avocations: water sports, travel, reading, golf. F C.

Background

Bart, Georgiana Cray was born on October 30, 1948 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of William Getamyne and Jean Marie (Milisaukas) Cray.

Education

Bachelor in Fine Arts and Art Education, Wilkes College, 1970. Master of Education in Art Education, University Pittsburgh, 1972. Private studies in painting.

Career

Teacher art, Wyoming Valley West School District, Kingston, Pennsylvania, 1971-1972; substitute teacher, adult art instructor, Public School Price Georges County, Maryland., 1972-1976; instructor early childhood education department, teacher adult art, Luzerne County Community College, Nanticoke, Pennsylvania, 1976-1978; teacher elementary art, Wyoming Valley Montessori School, Kingston, 1991-1992; substitute teacher, Wyoming Seminary Lower School, Forty Fort, Pennsylvania, 1984-1994; teacher studio arts, U. Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1995-1996; represented by, Laura Craig Galleries, Scranton, Pennsylvania represented by, Brazier Fine Art, Richmond, Virginia represented by, Morgan Gallery, Blakslee, Pennsylvania represented by, Water Lily, Shavertown, Pennsylvania represented by, Maple Run Gallery, Benton, Pennsylvania. Member Art Jury, Wilkes-Barre, 1977-1978.

Achievements

  • Avocations: water sports, travel, reading, golf. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Sheehy Gallery, Kings College, Wilkes-Barre, 1993, Hanover Bank, West Pittston, Pennsylvania, 1993, American Savings Bank, Hazelton, Pennsylvania, 1994, Doshi Center Contemporary Art, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1995, Wilkes University, 1995, AFA Gallery, Scranton, Pennsylvania, Art Association Harrisburg, 1996, Hazleton Art League, 1996, Bixler Gallery, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, 1997, Chauncy Conference Center Galleries Educational Testing Service, Princeton, New Jersey, 1997, Core State Bank, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 1997. Exhibited in group and juried shows at Wyoming Valley Art League galleries and off-site exhibitions, 1989-1998 (2nd place painting award 1990, 96, Purchase award 1991, Grumbacher gold medallion 1993, 2nd place pastel 1994, 96, 3rd place painting 1994, 1st place pastel 1995, 97,, 2nd place pastel 1997, 2nd place paintings 1996, 1st place painting 1997), Lackawanna Arts Council, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1989, 90, 91, 92, 93 (2nd place painting award 1992, 2nd place graphics award 1993), 36th Annual National Juried Exhibition of Mamaroneck Artists Guild Westbeth Gallery, New York City, 1994, National Arts Club, New York City, 1994 (Catharine Lorillard Wolf President's award 1994, Still Life Painting award 1994), 96, Baum School Art, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1994, Susquehanna Art Society, Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, 1994, AFA Gallery, Scranton, 1995, Salmagundi Club, New York City, since 1995, Perry House Galleries, Alexandria, 1995, Audubon Artists, New York City, 1995, 96, 97, Everhart Museum, Scranton (3d place award 1995, 97), Central Pennsylvania Festival Arts, 1995, Monroe County Arts Council, Stroudsburg, 1995, Philadelphia International Contemporary Art Competition, Old City, 1996, Broome St. Gallery summer exhibition, Soho, New York City, 1996, 97, Pocono Manor, Pennsylvania, 1994, 95, 96 (1st place award pastel 1996, 97), Spaces International Securities Exchange Art Gallery, New York City, 1996, Allied Artists American, New York City, 1996, Pastel Society of America, New York City, 1996, Catharine Lorillard Wolfe, New York City, 1996, Comtemporary Arts Corridor, 1997, Fowler Gallery, Provincetown, Massachusetts, 1997, La Fond Galleries, Pittsburgh, 1997, Pastel Society New Mexico, 1997 (American Artist award 1997), Chuck Levitan Gallery, New York City, 1997 (American Artist award), Soho Galleries, Florida, 1997, American Society Contemporary Arts, New York City, 1997, National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society, 1997, Erector Square Gallery, 1997, Chuck Levitan Gallery, New York City, 1997, Southeastern Pastel Society, Georgia, 1997, several others. Represented in permanent private public collections.

      Published in: The Best of Oil, 1996, The Best of Pastel, 1996, Manhattan Arts International, 1996, 97.

Membership

Set designer private school theatrical production, Forty Fort, 1993. Volunteer American Heart Association, 1992-1996, American Cancer Society, 1992-1995. Member area Republican committee, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 1983-1985.

Member Everhart Museum, Scranton, Pennsylvania. Member National Association Women Artists, Wyoming Valley Art League, Artists for Art of AFA Gallery, MacDonald Art Gallery, Sordoni Art Gallery, Contemporary Arts Corridor, Doshi Center Contemporary Art, Art Association Harrisburg, Salmagundi Club (New York City), New York Artists Equity Associate, Inc., Pastel Society of America New York City, Everhart Museum, American Society Contemporary Artists (New York City), Organization of Indiana Artists, Knickerbocker Artists, Audubon Artists (New York City).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Water sports, travel, reading, golf.

Connections

Married Michael Douglas Bart, December 2, 1972. Children: Jean Michelle, Marjorie Alison, Michael Douglas William Junior.

father:
William Getamyne Cray

mother:
Jean Marie (Milisaukas) Cray

spouse:
Michael Douglas Bart

children:
Michael Douglas William Junior Bart

Marjorie Alison Bart

Jean Michelle Bart